ABSTRACT

Hospitals and Community Emergency Response: What You Need to Know   [open pdf - 350KB]

In many localities, the hospital has not been firmly integrated into the community emergency response system and may not be prepared to safely treat multiple casualties resulting from an incident involving hazardous substances. This document was produced to increase awareness of the need to protect healthcare workers and understand the principal considerations in emergency response planning. This will help reduce the risk of employee exposure to hazardous substances.

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Date:
2008
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Public Domain
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Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS)
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pdf
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